Addis Ababa: At a critical moment in what the United Nations has dubbed “a year for global action,” the Third International Conference on Financing for Development kicked off today in the Ethiopian
New York: Christopher Mvunga, Deputy Minister of Finance, Zambia, delivered his country’s presentation
Addis Ababa: African Union Commission welcomes the holding of the upcoming Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3), to take place from 13-16 July 2015, here in Addis Abab
The multilateral development banks and International Monetary Fund on Friday, July 10 signaled plans to extend more than $400 billion in financing over the next three years and vowed to work more c
Paris: The world’s leading development finance institutions have taken an important step forward in tracking more consistently the flows of finance that help countries and people deal with the effe
New York: The High-level Political Forum for Sustainable Development closed its eight-day annual session today with the adoption of a declaration that committed ministers from around the world to e
New York: Helping farmers adapt to the impacts of climate change can also significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, finds a new study released today by one of the agricultural agencies of the
New York: The High-level Political Forum, convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, must provide robust monitoring and follow-up to the post-2015 sustainable development agend
New York: The senior United Nations official who will act as head of the upcoming Third International Conference of Financing for Development, to be held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, anno
Johannesburg: Ahead of the UN Conference of Parties (COP 21) meeting in December 2015, which it is hoped will deliver a universal
New York: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [Monday] launched the 2015 M
New York: The international community stands on the cusp of eradicating extreme poverty and reaching the world's most vulnerable people with “a chance to live a life of dignity,” the Vice-President
New York: As the world prepares to adopt a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UNEP's International Resource Panel (IRP
New York: Cooperatives will play an “invaluable role” in the international community's roll-out of a sustainable development goals, said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who today mark
Addis Ababa: Africa is confronted by a range of natural and human-induced hazards and associated risks and disasters.
New York: Two United Nations agencies have unveiled a series of new guidelines aimed at addressing the health risks posed by the increasing number and intensity of climate change-related heatwaves
New York: In 2002, the global community came together in Monterrey, Mexico, to address key financial issues affecting global development.
Geneva: UNCTAD is proposing a framework that will help countries to deliver the post-2015 development agenda.